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Discover Amsterdam by boat! Passing all of the city’s highlights, this 75 min canal cruise is simply the most relaxing and fun way to see the city.
Adventure on the canals of Amsterdam! This interactive audio cruise comes with a booklet with games, pencils & a pair of real pirate-binoculars!
When the sun goes down, romantic Amsterdam appears! Sit back & relax, while listening to our audio story using our Personal Audio System.
With our Blue Boat guide app you can listen to our audio guides on your own mobile device in 21 languages!
We also offer our exclusive Kids Cruise audio in Dutch & English in this app.
The guide app also has the added feature of displaying photo’s and images for you while you listen to the audio story.
The app is available for Aplle & Android phones.
The app is completely free.
The app does NOT need a3G (4G) or wifi connection to work. So feel free to turn it off if you do not want to have any mobile data use! However, wifi has to be turned on for the app to work properly!
To complete the cruise, you need a battery charge of at least 25%
Through one of the links on the right hand side top of the page.
If you did not manage to download the app at home, you can download it at our dock using our FREE wifi!
Download app in the app store
Download app in the Google Play store
Prefer searching for it yourself? The app is called ‘Blueboat guide‘
1. Choose the cruise you are going to take & the story you want to hear
2. Choose the language you want to listen to. If you haven’t downloaded it yet, this screen appears. Click on “yes”and choose the language(s) you want to download
3. Click on the downloaded language and the tour will start (as soon as the boat departs)
4. If your 3G (of 4G) is switched on, you will see where you are loacted on the map of Amsterdam. You can switch between the map and the photo that goes with the audio by clicking on the buttons below
5. If your 3G is switched off, you will only see the photo window
6. As soon as the audio starts, you will see the picture that goes with it in the photo frame
Using the app is very easy: it starts automatically when the boat starts cruising.
If, for any reason, you might have closed the app during the cruise, you can use the “Skip Forward” button to skip make the app search for the next audio point.
To switch languages mid-cruise use this button. The next audio item will play in the newly selected language.